Pernem is a village situated in Pernem taluka of North Goa district in Goa. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 629 families residing in the village Pernem. The total population of Pernem is 2,701 out of which 1,390 are males and 1,311 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Pernem is 943.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Pernem village is 282 which is 10% of the total population. There are 138 male children and 144 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Pernem is 1,043 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (943) of Pernem village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Pernem is 89.7%. Thus Pernem village has higher literacy rate compared to 81.1% of North Goa district. The male literacy rate is 94.09% and the female literacy rate is 85% in Pernem village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Pernem village is administrated by Sarpanch (Head of Village) who is elected representative of the village.
As per the Population Census 2011 data, following are some quick facts about Pernem village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 0.5% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Pernem village.
In Pernem village out of total population, 896 were engaged in work activities. 72.4% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 27.6% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 896 workers engaged in Main Work, 70 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 7 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Pernem village in Pernem.